tool steel Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for tool steel

Historical Examples of tool steel

  • The highest grades of tool-steel are improved by being kept in stock for a considerable time, the longer the better.

  • Presently his friend Derec came to see him in the tool-steel cell in which he had been placed.

    The Pirates of Ersatz

    Murray Leinster

  • They could grind up and swallow anything but tool-steel reinforced with diamond chips.

    Attention Saint Patrick

    William Fitzgerald Jenkins

British Dictionary definitions for tool steel

tool steel

  1. any of various steels whose hardness and ability to retain a cutting edge make them suitable for use in tools for cutting wood and metal
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